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    [Insects, mosquito bite?]

    Author: Emmanuel Andin (---.ipt.aol.com)

    Date: 07-12-02 13:36

    i've been here before.. i was just wondering.. what happen if you got bitten by a insect that you don't know what it is or a mosquito does this have effects on hcm patients? should you take anti biotic to protect you from any diceases brought by this biters..also for some reason when i wokeup the other day i found a bite on my left arm and i don't know what bite me but its some insect or something. then i felt different like my body movements i mean just my arm and sometimes i would get some pain in one arm. how about cocrouch. so what should i do please help thank you...

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    [Re: Insects, mosquito bite?]

    Author: Glen (---.com)

    Date: 07-12-02 16:05

    Hi Emmanuel, my doctor has never warned me about insect bites and I have been seeing him for 30 years now.

    Take pre-medication (antibiotics) for any dental work for sure.

    I have a cottage where I get biten regularly by mosquitoes, black flies, deer flies and horse flies at one time or another thru the year and have never had a problem.

    I think your reaction was just to the bite and nothing to do with HCM.

    Glen

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    [Re: Insects, mosquito bite?]

    Author: Lisa Salberg (---.dyn.optonline.net)

    Date: 07-12-02 21:16

    I have never heard of anything relating bug bites to HCM. In this case I think we (those with HCM) are just like everyone else.

    All the best.

    Lisa

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    [Re: Insects, mosquito bite?]

    Author: Board Moderator: Sarah Beckley (---.dialup.mindspring.com)

    Date: 07-13-02 02:49

    Please talk to your doctor if you think you have contracted any infection from your bug bite, but having HCM doesn't make you suseptible to having a bad reaction to any bug bite.

    Sarah
    NOTE: This is a post from the previous forum message board.
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